iOS 8 is now available for the, , and , bringing new functionality and features to the platform.
Custom keyboards, better sharing between apps, widgets, an improved Camera app, and new Messages features are all included in Apple's new mobile software. The list doesn't end there -- below you will find the complete guide to becoming an iOS 8 pro. We even uncover some hidden features not discussed by Apple during the iOS 8 announcement in June.
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Get your iOS device ready for the update.
Everything you need to know about getting iOS 8 on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch.
Read: How to install iOS 8
The new Messages app incorporates many features previously only found on chat apps such as Viber and WhatsApp.
Find out exactly what's hogging your battery life with iOS's new battery-usage features.
Not satisfied with the default iOS keyboard? Now you can finally do something about it.
The new spotlight is a lot more robust in iOS 8. Here's how to use it.
iOS 8 brings a few new features to help you perfect your shots, whether you own a new iPhone or not.
Finally, widgets on your iDevice. Here's what you need to know.
Siri now responds to your voice hands-free. As long as your device is charging at the time.
Name that tune
You no longer need to download an app to identify a song you're unfamiliar with. Just use Siri.
Find your iPhone
In a last-ditch effort to get back to you, your iPhone can now send out one final message before it dies.
A new setting lets you restrict an app's access to your location. Here's how it works.
The new Handoff features lets you switch between iDevices without losing your work and answer phone calls on your iPad.
With iOS 8 you can share purchases between family members without sharing Apple IDs and passwords.
With iOS 8's new Health app you can monitor your physical activity, enter body measurements, and even create an emergency medical ID.
Safari gets only a few upgrades in iOS 8, but what's been added is significant.
Mail gets some much-needed upgrades in iOS 8. From new gestures to thread alerts, we cover the most important new features.
From widgets to custom keyboards, extensions allow developers to build apps and services with more harmony than before.
Respond to texts without leaving the lock screen or switching apps.
Did you have trouble finding the font setting in iOS 7? It's much easier to find in iOS 8.
iOS 8 allows you to complete your message before hitting the Done button.
iOS 8 has improved sharing capabilities, but there are a few things you should know to get the most out of them.
Here's everything you need to know about Apple's new stock keyboard for iOS 8.
Settings to change
Find your photos
The Photos app has changed in iOS 8, but your photos are still there. Find out where right here.
Get rid of lock-screen suggestions
A new feature in iOS 8 makes app suggestions from the lock screen. Here's how to quickly turn that off.
Clean up App Switcher
App Switcher includes new options in iOS 8, some of which may not be useful to you. Here's how to clean it up.